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Tajikistan

Tajikistan
  • Capital

    Capital

    Dushanbe

  • Local time

    Local time

    21:21

  • Population

    Population

    8.49 m

  • Driving side

    Driving side

    Right

  • Calling code

    Calling code

    +992

  • Currency

    Currency

    TJS TJS (somoni)

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Tajikistan

Tajikistan
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  • Capital

    Capital

    Dushanbe

  • Local time

    Local time

    21:21

  • Population

    Population

    8.49 m

  • Driving side

    Driving side

    Right

  • Calling code

    Calling code

    +992

  • Currency

    Currency

    TJS TJS (somoni)

  • Average Salary

    Average Salary

    $ 187

  • Petrol price

    Petrol price

    € 1.32 pl

  • Precipitation

    Precipitation

    691mm /year

Geography & travel

  • Country Area

    Country Area

    143 100 km2

  • Protected Area

    Protected Area

    22%

  • Forest Area

    Forest Area

    3%

  • Agricultural area

    Agricultural area

    34%

  • Railways

    Railways

    621km

  • Annual air passengers

    Annual air passengers

    1.04 m

Population

  • Ethnicity

    Ethnicity

    Tajik - 79 %
    Uzbek - 15 %
    Russian - 1 %

  • Religion

    Religion

    Islam - 85 %
    Shiite - 5 %
    other - 10 %

  • Literacy rates

    Literacy rates

    99.5%

  • Languages

    Languages

    Tajik
    Russian

  • Armed Forces

    Armed Forces

    16 300

  • Alcohol consumption

    Alcohol consumption

    2.4 l/person

  • Diabetes

    Diabetes

    6.4%

  • Malaria

    Malaria

    0%

  • Tuberculosis

    Tuberculosis

    87 per 100k

  • HIV

    HIV

    0.3%

Economy

  • Industries

    Industries

    aluminum, cement, vegetable oil

  • Agriculture

    Agriculture

    cotton, grain, fruits, grapes, vegetables, cattle, sheep, goats

  • Natural Resources

    Natural Resources

    hydropower, petroleum, uranium, mercury, brown coal, lead, zinc, antimony, tungsten

  • Energy Import

    Energy Import

    36%

  • Natural Resources

    Natural Resources

    hydropower, petroleum, uranium, mercury, brown coal, lead, zinc, antimony, tungsten

  • Renewable Energy

    Renewable Energy

    40%

  • CO2 Emissions

    CO2 Emissions

    5 189kt

  • Ease of Business

    Ease of Business

    123 (Best=1, Worst=200)

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What not to do when visiting Tajikistan

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Business & Communication

Don’t forget to shake hands when greeting - placing the left hand over the heart and bow slightly demonstrates respect.

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Street & Behavioral

Don’t enter a home or room where there are only women (if you’re a man) and don’t stay alone with a man if you’re a woman.

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Street & Behavioral

Don’t necessarily try to touch or get close to stray and street dogs, even they’re usually not aggressive.

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Did you know

Did you know?

In Tajikistan, a monobrow is considered particularly sexy.

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Business & Communication

Don’t enter the Gorno-Badakhshan region without official permission - you may be arrested or imprisoned.

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Business & Communication

Don’t forget to stand when another guest enters - women and men often seat separately at social gatherings.

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Business & Communication

Don’t be shy to bargain at markets - it’s expected.

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